Auction 124, Lot 578

"Syriae sive Soriae Descriptio", Cluver, Philipp

Subject: Middle East

Period: 1700 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

9.5 x 7.6 inches
24.1 x 19.3 cm

This charming map of ancient Syria is filled with detail of topography and cities. The title cartouche is emblazoned on an elephant's blanket.


Condition: A

A dark impression, issued folding, and now flattened. There is a minor printer's crease in the lower part of the map.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $90

Closed on 5/7/2008